There are 8 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Tube via Leicester Square Underground Station  •  18 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the Tube from Leicester Square Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Northern

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 59 bus via St Pancras International  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from St Pancras International to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 59

$3

6 alternative options

Tube  •  31 min

  1. Take the Tube from Euston Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Northern

$2 - $4

Line 59 bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 59

$3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station 3 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station 3 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  42 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station 2.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  17 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank 2.6 miles

$8 - $10

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Pancras International and arriving at South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Waterloo Station is 2 miles.

The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station without a car is to Tube which takes 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 18 min to get from King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station, including transfers.

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King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from St Pancras International station.

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King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank station.

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There are 8305+ hotels available in Waterloo Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station.
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  • Distance: 1.8 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Waterloo Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Leicester Square Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Euston Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pancras International to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$10 - $15
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
UberXL
$15 - $20
Exec
$20 - $27
Lux
$30 - $45
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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